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Author DiLorenzo, Thomas J.

Title How capitalism saved America : the untold history of our country, from the Pilgrims to the present / Thomas J. DiLorenzo.

Imprint New York : Crown Forum, c2004.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    330.122 DIL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 295 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-285) and index.
Contents Introduction: the untold story -- What is capitalism? -- Anti-capitalism -- How capitalism saved the Pilgrims -- America's capitalist revolt -- Highways of capitalism -- How capitalism enriched the working class -- The truth about the "robber barons" -- Antitrust myths -- Did capitalism cause the great depression? -- How the new deal crippled capitalism -- Did capitalism cause the energy crisis? -- Conclusion: the never-ending war on capitalism.
Subject Capitalism -- United States -- History.
ISBN 0761525262 (hardcover) : $25.95

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